Serena confirmed for Australian Open return

Жоден з українців не потрапив в заявку основної сітки Australian Open

Жоден з українців не потрапив в заявку основної сітки Australian Open

Nick Kyrgios faces being unseeded at a grand slam for the first time in more than three years as the Australian Open boasts its strongest field in memory. In the final, she beat her sister Venus and won the grand slam.

The 37-year-old legendary female player Serena Williams, who is a seven-time victor of the Australian Open, has announced her return to the tournament next year.

A 23-time Grand Slam victor, Williams is no stranger to the Australian Open.

After falling in the final round of qualifying a year ago, Bernard Tomic has earned direct entry to next month's main draw after an encouraging season highlighted by his fourth ATP title win in Chengdu in September. Unfortunately, she lost both tournaments and left of Australian grand slam singles titles.

Recall that in the main draw of the Australian Open in Melbourne will play four Ukrainian tennis player.

A total of 102 women and 101 men have confirmed they will compete in the tournament which will be held from the 14th to the 27th of January, 2019.

The five-times runner up Andy Murray, who missed three of the four majors previous year because of a hip injury will be also be a major contender of the title. Roger Federer is the two-time men's singles champion, who will defend his title from 2017 and 2018.

A quarter-finalist in Melbourne earlier that year, Kyrgios has been seeded in his past 11 grand slam appearances.

That includes injury-prone Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray.

He further added, "I've been in touch with Rafa and he's back to full fitness after cutting his season short after Paris and can't wait to arrive in Australia".

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